Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


After the course the student
*has hands on experience in experimental laboratory work or simulation or process modelling
*understands the operation principles of the laboratory scale apparatus
*is capable of working independently
*is capable of writing a proper technical report
*can analyze obtained experimental data and draw appropriate conclusions

Credits: 5

Schedule: 14.01.2019 - 31.05.2019

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Marjatta Louhi-Kultanen

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Ville Alopaeus, Kaj Jakobsson

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (applies in this implementation):

Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teaching language: English

Languages of study attainment: English


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Safety aspects of laboratory work,
    planning of experiments,
    running the experiments, analyzing the relevant data,
    laboratory diary, reporting.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    laboratory exercises, laboratory diary, reporting of experiments

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Lectures 5 h
    Work in laboratory 40 h
    Other independent studying 90 h


Study Material
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    To be announced later.

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Laboratory safety course CHEM-A1010 or CHEM-E0140 (or alternatively, laboratory safety as part of courses CHEM-A1000 or CHEM-E0100 taught before Academic Year 2017-2018) must have been passed before performing any laboratory works in this course.

SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    6 Clean Water and Sanitation

    7 Affordable and Clean Energy

    12 Responsible Production and Consumption

    13 Climate Action

    14 Life Below Water